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Summary info about India flight prices, duration and airlines

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The best one-way flight price to India from Australia in the last 72 hours is $380 (Sydney Kingsford Smith to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to India from Australia in the last 72 hours is $660 (Melbourne to Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl).
The fastest flight to India from Australia takes 14h 55m (Melbourne to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to India, including AirAsia X, VietJet Air and Scoot.

India flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your India flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest flight to India?

The cheapest flights to India recently found by momondo users are $35 with Vistara, $37 with GoFirst, and $50 with AirAsia India.
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What are the most popular cities to visit in India?

For momondo users, the most popular city in India is New Delhi, which is visited about 34% more often than any other city in India. Other very common cities that our users travel to are Mumbai and Hyderabad.

How long is the flight from Australia to India?

The flight from Australia to India depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith (a popular airport in Australia) to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl (the most popular airport in India), then the flight time is 12h 55m on average. If you fly from Melbourne (another popular airport in Australia) to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl, then the average flight time is 12h 25m.

Which airlines fly to India?

Of the 24 airlines that fly to India, Singapore Airlines, Air India and Malaysia Airlines happen to be the most favoured based on our user data. Singapore Airlines is the most popular among the three airlines, with 39% of users choosing them for their travels to India.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit India? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Cheapest flights to cities in India

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Useful information for your flight to India

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to India

What popular landmarks are in India?

What is the best airport to land at to visit Karol Bagh?

The closest airport to Karol Bagh is New Delhi Airport, which is located in New Delhi. If you plan on visiting or staying in this area, landing at New Delhi Airport will be your best bet.

What is the most popular airport in India to fly to?

How much are flights to India?

You can expect to spend an average of $2,331 for a flight to India. However, our users found flights to India for $598, which is the cheapest price we’ve seen in the past week. $4,668 per ticket tends to be the most expensive a flight to India will get, whereas anything for $2,040 or less is considered a good deal.

What is the best day of the week to fly to India?

Tuesday is the best day of the week to fly to India based on flight prices. Thursday is another affordable option. If you are looking to save money on flights to India, then try to avoid flying out on a Saturday since this is when prices are at their highest.

Where is it cheapest to fly into India?

If you're headed to India, consider flying into New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl airport in New Delhi for the best deals, with an average airfare of $598. Alternatively, Bengaluru Intl airport in Bengaluru is a close second for cheapest flights to India with an average airfare of $631.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to India?

Prices for flights to India refresh daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to India?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and stopovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to India.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to India?

The required travel and health documents for your India trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's licence and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at India. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.

Recent flights found to popular cities in India

Find flights to these popular cities in India from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to India

These routes have the cheapest flights to India found by momondo users in Australia
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
PerthTiruchirappalli13h 35m$466
PerthChennai10h 40m$535
MelbourneAmritsar16h 05m$560
MelbourneCoimbatore14h 40m$569
MelbourneThiruvananthapuram13h 45m$599
PerthAmritsar13h 50m$660
SydneyAmritsar18h 00m$669
SydneyKochi17h 05m$671
MelbourneChennai15h 35m$678
SydneyTiruchirappalli14h 55m$686
MelbourneTiruchirappalli15h 20m$688
SydneyCoimbatore14h 15m$703
SydneyVisakhapatnam28h 30m$732
MelbourneKochi21h 25m$736
PerthNew Delhi14h 55m$744
PerthKochi15h 00m$748

Best things to do and see in India

How long does it take to fly to India?

Flights to India from Australia can take between 21 and 35h. You can find flights to India from the major cities in Australia, including Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and more. If you're departing from Melbourne Airport (MEL), you can take an Emirates flight to Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). These Emirates Melbourne to Mumbai flights have a travel time of 21h. Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways also offer flights from Melbourne to Mumbai, taking less than 33h. Flights departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Mumbai with Qantas can take up to 45h. You can also get flights from Sydney to Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) that take 33h, and to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU) in Kolkata, which can take up to 45h. If you're travelling from Perth to Mumbai, you can get there in 25h or to New Delhi in around 35h.

Can you get direct flights to India from Australia?

Unfortunately, there are currently no non-stop flights from Australia to India. Flights from Australia land at the major international airports in India after at least one stopover. You can fly to Mumbai via Dubai International Airport (DXB) if you're departing from Melbourne Airport. When you take an Etihad flight from Melbourne, there is a stopover at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). Melbourne to India flights with Qatar Airways stopover at Doha International Airport (DOH). If you're flying from Sydney with Singapore Airlines, you'll transit through Changi Airport (SIN) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL). When flying from Sydney with Qantas, you'll have two stopovers. Your first stop will be at Melbourne Airport, and the second will be at Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) in Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, flights to India from Perth travel via Doha International Airport to Mumbai and New Delhi.

What is the best way to travel around India?

With the Himalayas, rolling deserts, ancient temples and bustling modern cities, India is a fascinating destination boasting diverse landscapes, traditions and cuisine. Getting around is affordable and efficient, with a large network of trains connecting the country. The vast Indian Railways network is a great option for getting around as road and traffic conditions can be challenging. To secure your seat, book your train tickets in advance online or at a booking office at the railway station. For longer journeys, travellers can choose seats, sleeper berths or private air-conditioned booths. Mumbai to Goa is a popular route, while high-speed trains connect New Delhi to Agra in 99min. Within the cities, you can travel by bus, motorbike, tuk-tuk or even ox cart. There are also a large number of domestic airports so you can travel by plane. If you prefer the flexibility of having your own vehicle, car rental companies can provide cars with drivers. This is a great way to travel if you want to take a road trip through the snow-capped northern regions or travel from the sand dunes of Rajasthan to the beaches of Goa. It's also a convenient way to experience the east coast of the country from Puri to Kolkata.

Does an Australian citizen need a passport or visa to fly to India?

Australian nationals must obtain a visa before travelling to India. The type of visa required depends on your reason for travel. Tourist visas, Business visas, Employment visas and Transit visas are available, among others. There are also multiple-entry tourist visas, which are valid for one year. You must submit your application form by post or in person at your nearest Indian consulate or embassy in Australia. The processing time will take around five working days. Applicants must present a valid passport, valid for at least six months from the date of application. Passports must contain at least two blank pages to enter the country.

Useful information for finding India flight deals

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  • How do I get Price Alerts for flights to India?

    Price Alerts will notify you by email when the price for flights to India decreases. To activate this, select your desired travel dates and search for offers. While browsing through offers you’ll see the Price Alert widget toggle, click it to turn on notifications.

  • How can I save money on flights to India with momondo?

    By using tools like our “Price Calendar”, you can see the best days for return flights on your travels. Our “Price Forecast” tool uses AI to predict whether you should purchase or hold off on booking for potentially cheaper prices. Explore shows you all flight options from a city or airport to build your own unique adventure. The Discover blog also provides valuable insights for saving money while booking your experience. After searching you can toggle on “Price Alerts” to track prices for your desired flight and book at the ideal moment.

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    momondo shows deals across 700+ competitors all at once. momondo is active in 30 international markets, so you can have access to a wide range of options from airlines and OTAs alike.

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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to India?

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Can I find flights to India with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to India to just show those with flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to India?

momondo provides multiple filters to help you find the best flight to India. Filter by price, airline, airport, cabin, aircraft, payment method, number of stops and more.

I’m not ready to book a flight to India right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are simply researching potential flights to India, momondo offers a useful price alert feature which will track prices for flights to India and alert you when they change.

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